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  • Non-profit

    Code Pink (CODEPINK)

    Code Pink (or CODEPINK) is a left-wing advocacy group founded in 2002 by Jodie Evans and Medea Benjamin. It was created to oppose the 2003 Iraq War but also focuses on “social justice” by using “feminist principals [sic].”[1] It is well known for its support of Palestinian
  • Non-profit

    Catholics for Choice

    Catholics for Choice (CFC) is a pro-abortion advocacy group of self-identified Catholics based in Washington, D.C., who assert, contrary to the Magisterium (teaching authority) of the Roman Catholic Church, that “the Catholic tradition supports a woman’s moral and legal right to follow her conscience in matters of sexuality and reproductive
  • Non-profit

    Americans for Indian Opportunity

    LaDonna Harris founded Americans for Indian Opportunity (or AIO) in 1970 after she served on the National Indian Opportunities Council during the Johnson administration.[105] Ms. Harris was at one time married to U.S. Sen. Fred Harris, (D-Oklahoma), an outspoken “populist” candidate for president in the 1976 general
  • Non-profit

    Alliance for Women in Media

    The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWM) is designed to the encourage participation of women in radio, television, and digital media. AWM supported the 2017 Women’s March and has advocated FCC regulatory action to increase the ownership of radio stations by women. AWM is the parent organization
  • Person

    Randi Weingarten

    Randi Weingarten is a 30-year union executive who, aside from a brief one-semester stint as a full-time teacher, [146] has almost exclusively served as a union leader. Joining the New York local United Federation of Teachers (UFT) as the then-president’s legal strategist in 1986, Weingarten would rise to
  • Person

    Anna Burger

    Anna Burger has spent nearly her entire 40-year career working for the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) joining in 1972.[248] Labeled as the “Queen of Labor,”[249] Burger was elected an executive vice president and the secretary-treasurer of the SEIU in 1990. She was credited as
  • Non-profit

    Herrick Foundation

    The Herrick Foundation is a grantmaking foundation run by Michigan’s Herrick family, the former owners of the Tecumseh Products Company. It played a central role in the company’s late 2000’s corporate power struggle, which, despite fierce opposition from the Foundation and its ownership shares, culminated in the eventual ousting of
  • Non-profit Education Fund

    For the 501(c)(4), see Color of Change (Nonprofit) The Education Fund (CoCEF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in Oakland, California. The CoCEF is a partner organization of (Color of Change), a prominent, left-wing lobbying group for African-American interests. Since the Anthony “Van” Jones and James
  • Non-profit

    Abundance Foundation

    The Abundance Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit located in Berkeley, California.[389] Abundance Foundation makes grants to and partners with organizations that focus on health outcomes, the arts, public education, and the environment.[390] The Abundance Foundation is headed by Stephen Kahn, a graduate of the Harvard School
  • Other Group


    Wonkette is an online publication featuring political reporting and D.C. gossip, started in 2004 by progressive blogger Ana Marie Cox and now-defunct online media company Gawker Media. The publication takes a liberal standpoint and a sarcastic tone laced with personal attacks and sexualized insults. The site achieved infamy in 2011,
  • Non-profit

    Onward Together

    Onward Together is a political fundraising organization established by former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the wake of her loss to President Donald Trump in the 2016 election. The 501(c)(4) organization receives anonymous donations, and distributes the majority of that money to a small number of partner
  • For-profit

    Arabella Advisors

    Arabella Advisors (commonly called “Arabella”) is a philanthropic consulting company that guides the strategy, advocacy, impact investing, and management for high-dollar left-leaning nonprofits and individuals. [443] Arabella provides these clients with a number of services that ease their operations and that enable them to enact policies focused on
  • Non-profit

    Organizing for Action (OFA)

    Organizing for Action (OFA) was an advocacy group that was the lineal descendant of the campaign organizations supporting the election of former President Barack Obama, Obama for America and Organizing for America. OFA was a 501(c)(4) devoted to preserving and building on the Obama agenda.[510] On December
  • Non-profit

    Americans for Financial Reform

    Americans for Financial Reform is a left-of-center political alliance of 200 left-leaning organizations seeking stricter regulations on the financial industry. It is a project of the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (LCCHR). [563] [564] The group’s priorities include greater oversight and regulation of
  • Non-profit

    Environmental Grantmakers Association

    The Environmental Grantmakers Association (EGA) is an organization that coordinates the distribution of grants to advance the left-of-center environmentalist movement. [592]  Formed in 1987, EGA began as a project of the Rockefeller Family Fund. [593] EGA has since become a powerful consortium of agenda-setting foundations that
  • Labor Union

    United Steelworkers (USW)

    The United Steelworkers (USW; formally the United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial and Service Workers International Union) is a major industrial labor union. The union is a member of the AFL-CIO union federation and Workers Uniting, a partnership with British labor union Unite. The USW reported a
  • Non-profit

    United for a Fair Economy (UFE)

    United for a Fair Economy (UFE) is a left-of-center advocacy group based in Boston, Massachusetts which attempts to reduce economic inequality by lobbying for tax increases and increasing labor union privileges. UFE was cofounded by Chuck Collins, Felice Yeskel, and Mike Miller in 1995. History Early in his life, Chuck
  • Non-profit

    Sunlight Foundation

    The Sunlight Foundation is a government transparency advocacy group pushing for largely center-left government transparency measures.[711] While the Sunlight Foundation claims to be nonpartisan, its original national director, Zephyr Teachout, became a left-wing Democratic politician;[712] its funders include the left-of-center Bloomberg Philanthropies;[713] and its
  • Non-profit

    The Nature Conservancy (TNC)

    The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is the world’s largest nongovernmental conservation organization and ranked 20th on the 2018 Forbes list of the 100 largest U.S.-based charities. [788] [789] It reports holding 3.1 million acres of U.S. land under conservation easements, TNC’s primary tool for preserving land and
  • Non-profit

    National Wildlife Federation

    The National Wildlife Federation is one of the nation’s largest and highest-profile environmentalist organizations. In recent years, along with its associated NWF Action Fund advocacy organization, it has transitioned from being a conservation organization representing the interests of hunters and outdoor recreation enthusiasts into a left-leaning pressure group focused on